Atul sharma

Green Revolution

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 2,034 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    413
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    112
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    90
    miles
    travelled by carpool
  • up to
    28
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    4
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    95
    miles
    travelled by foot
  • up to
    28
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    112
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    21
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    10
    donations
    made
  • up to
    185
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    2,444
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    56
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Waste

Reduce Single-Use Disposables

Historically, marginalized and low-income communities live closer to landfills, contributing to a multitude of health problems. I will find out how I can limit single-use items and do my best to limit the waste I generate.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 2 meatless meal(s) and/or 2 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Choose Organic Ingredients

I will enjoy 1 meal(s) cooked with organic ingredients each day.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper each day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided at work or school.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Compost Food Waste

I will avoid sending up to .69 lbs (.31 kg) of food waste to the landfill each day by composting my food or learning how to.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Recycle Everything I Can

Contamination prevents what is recyclable from being recycled. I will research and recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community, making sure to not contaminate recyclables with non-recyclables.

COMPLETED 28 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Launch a Recycling Program

I will start a recycling program at my workplace, dorm, or elsewhere on campus.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Organize a Course

I will organize one of Ecochallenge.org's discussion courses on food sustainability - 'Menu for the Future' or 'Hungry for Change' with my family, friends, co-workers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Improve a Bus Stop

I will improve a bus stop in my neighborhood by posting the stop schedule, adding seating or shelter, adding art or flowers, picking up litter, or some other small improvement.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Choose a Carbon Offset

If buying a plane ticket, I will also buy a carbon offset.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service or organize car sharing with my neighbors or classmates to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Organize a Course

I will organize one of Ecochallenge.org's discussion courses, such as Powering a Bright Future, with classmate, friends, co-workers, or family.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Upgrade My Windows

I will upgrade the windows or weatherstripping in my home or office to reduce air leaks and save on energy costs.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

I will sign up for my utility company's clean/renewable energy option.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Host a Viewing Party

I will host a viewing party with 10 friends and/or colleagues to watch a movie or present a guest speaker on an environmental issue that matters to me.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

I will install alternative energy systems, such as solar electric systems or solar water heaters.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water each day by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Carry my Trash

I will carry all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash with me to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

COMPLETED 19 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Transportation

Try Carpooling

I will commute by carpool 5 mile(s) each day and avoid sending up to 10.06 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 18 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Raise Money For a Nonprofit

I will raise money to support Ecochallenge.org or another nonprofit.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Organize a Course

I will organize Ecochallenge.org's discussion course 'A Different Way: Living Simply in a Complex World' with my family, friends, co-workers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 5 mile(s) each day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 12.06 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 19 OF 352
DAILY CHALLENGE

Feed


  • Atul sharma 5/30/2019 4:09 AM
    save environment do tree plantation activity support to go green   

  • Atul sharma 5/28/2019 12:42 AM
    save water save tree save life


  • Atul sharma 5/24/2019 4:11 AM
    save water save tree save life

  • Atul sharma 5/22/2019 5:15 AM
    save water save tree save life


  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 8:01 AM
    I only feel angry when I see waste

  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 7:50 AM
    save water save environment

  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 7:48 AM
    save water save environment
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Carry my Trash
    What one thing could you do right away to reduce your waste?

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:37 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect 
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Try Carpooling
    What are the factors that influence your choice of transportation? These can include things like money, time, and convenience, as well as perceptions of danger or safety.

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:37 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect 
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Walk Instead
    Half of all trips made in the US are three miles or less; 72% of them are driven. Do you feel that this fact applies to you? If so, how might you incorporate more muscle-powered transportation in your daily life?

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:36 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect